La Loire à Vélo
If you enjoy cycling and you want to discover the region in a different way, you can travel by bike along the « Loire à vélo » tourism route.
Loire à Vélo is an 800-kilometre cycle tourism route, that runs from Nevers to the Atlantic Ocean along the banks of the river Loire (UNESCO World Heritage List), with several stops in Touraine.
“Loire à Vélo” passes through charming villages, beautiful vineyards, and along the famous Valley of the kings harbouring many castles.
Different itineraries are possible for day trips or longer trecks, ideal for cycling with family or friends. The route is without difficulty, fully signposted and free of dangers. For more information on bike rentals, accommodation along the route, and the itineraries follow this link : http://www.cycling-loire.com/
Many other different activities are possible in the region such as : hiking, canoeing, boat trips, nature trails….